dandelion puff blowing away in wind
05/27/2016
Let there be no doubt that life can be severely ironic.  Two weeks after I sent out remarks on the sacrifices my wife was making for our family, she got laid off from that soul-sucking job... read more
angry man in bed glaring at alarm clock
05/20/2016
by Theresa Fisher | Van Winkle's You may sleep at home on a bed of straw in a stuffy bedroom that sits directly above the city's newest oontz-oontz factory, but there's a... read more
looking down on white marble spiral staircase
05/13/2016
The non-dual interpretation of Yoga that I espouse is often signified by the adage: No steps need to be taken.  I have grappled with this adage. Mostly, I wrote it off as a cliche of... read more
Tibetan prayer flags over clouded mountain
04/29/2016
In 1998, I had the rare pleasure of spending some time in the foothills of the Himalayan Mountains. One of the days I was there, we took a day trek to Amayangri Stupa (Amayangri means "the top,") an... read more
man working at desk with computer and papers
04/22/2016
by Theresa Fisher | Van Winkle's Yes, we know: Sitting — the new smoking — is public (health) enemy number-one. Hanging out horizontal is so toxic, the warning goes, because the negative... read more
Buddha statue in garden with flower
04/15/2016
Those who frequent my class have probably never heard me mention energy or chakras.  The reason being that these concepts have been so superficially disseminated into our pop culture as to... read more
two dogs asleep on bed pillows
04/08/2016
by Caroline Gardner | Van Winkle's After living in a Himalayan monastery and exploring ancient Eastern traditions, Pedram Shojai arrived in Los Angeles with more than a few secrets to share with... read more
mudra hand gesture with white flowers
03/25/2016
by Jeremy Grossman | Van Winkle's The most sought-after skill of our time might just be the ability to power down. We're all bombarded by endless content and blinking screens so much so... read more
Shirtless fit man clapping hands with chalk dust
03/18/2016
Have you had that moment in a group fitness class where you are supposed to exercise one side of your body during one round, and then the other side on the next round? Did you forget which side... read more

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dandelion puff blowing away in wind
05/27/2016
Let there be no doubt that life can be severely ironic.  Two weeks after I sent out remarks on the sacrifices my wife was making for our family, she got laid off from that soul-sucking job... read more
angry man in bed glaring at alarm clock
05/20/2016
by Theresa Fisher | Van Winkle's You may sleep at home on a bed of straw in a stuffy bedroom that sits directly above the city's newest oontz-oontz factory, but there's a... read more
looking down on white marble spiral staircase
05/13/2016
The non-dual interpretation of Yoga that I espouse is often signified by the adage: No steps need to be taken.  I have grappled with this adage. Mostly, I wrote it off as a cliche of... read more
Tibetan prayer flags over clouded mountain
04/29/2016
In 1998, I had the rare pleasure of spending some time in the foothills of the Himalayan Mountains. One of the days I was there, we took a day trek to Amayangri Stupa (Amayangri means "the top,") an... read more
man working at desk with computer and papers
04/22/2016
by Theresa Fisher | Van Winkle's Yes, we know: Sitting — the new smoking — is public (health) enemy number-one. Hanging out horizontal is so toxic, the warning goes, because the negative... read more
Buddha statue in garden with flower
04/15/2016
Those who frequent my class have probably never heard me mention energy or chakras.  The reason being that these concepts have been so superficially disseminated into our pop culture as to... read more
two dogs asleep on bed pillows
04/08/2016
by Caroline Gardner | Van Winkle's After living in a Himalayan monastery and exploring ancient Eastern traditions, Pedram Shojai arrived in Los Angeles with more than a few secrets to share with... read more
mudra hand gesture with white flowers
03/25/2016
by Jeremy Grossman | Van Winkle's The most sought-after skill of our time might just be the ability to power down. We're all bombarded by endless content and blinking screens so much so... read more
Shirtless fit man clapping hands with chalk dust
03/18/2016
Have you had that moment in a group fitness class where you are supposed to exercise one side of your body during one round, and then the other side on the next round? Did you forget which side... read more

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